SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT #44

Northwood School District

Northwood, NH 03261

 

POLICY #GCA-                     Coaching Recruitment Policy

1.
All coaching positions shall be posted annually.

2. All positions shall be posted according to the following schedule:

    Fall Sports: By May 1.
    Winter Sports: By Sept 1.
    Spring Sports: By Jan 1.

3. Positions shall be posted in three prominent locations within the school building, on the school web

    site, at the high school, and in one newspaper.

4. Applicants shall write a letter of intent to the Athletic Director which should include: qualifications,

   experience, memberships, certifications, and other pertinent information.  

5. Applicants shall have 3 weeks to respond to the postings of the position, after which the Athletic

   Director and Administration shall review the applications and offer recommendations to the School

   Board for final approval.  Coaches will be presented to the Board according to the following schedule:

    Fall Sports: By the second School Board meeting in June.
    Winter Sports: By the second School Board meeting in October.
    Spring Sports: By the second School Board meeting in February.

6. In considering candidates for a position, qualifications by reason of experience, training, and the

   ability to execute proficiently all the demands of the position shall be considered.  When all of these

   factors are equal among two or more candidates, precedence shall be given to any Northwood teacher

   who has applied for the position.  When factors are equal among 2 or more teacher

   candidates, precedence shall be based on seniority.

 

 

APPROVED BY THE BOARD

October 6, 2008

 

THE NORTHWOOD SCHOOL BOARD

Colleen Pingree, Chair

Janabeth Reitter, Vice Chair

Barbara Gendron

Dave Ruth

Cheryll Andrews